Cock-a-doodle-doo!!! Stan's up early and needs to feed the machine. The LR4U crew decides to try The Butcher & The Baker. Located at 604 W. Murray within the Glicks & Co. butcher shop, we found a great breakfast spot. This place has a farm house cafe feel... warm and cozy. We were hesitant at first… Continue reading The Butcher and The Baker- 3.5 Stars
The Planing Mill 2.0 sits just a few blocks from the old place and you know what??? WE LIKE WHAT YOU HAVE DONE WITH THE PLACE. It's HUGE and well designed with the exposed old wood roof and the currently popular industrial feel. Planing Mill is one of our fav pizza joints and we find… Continue reading Planing Mill 2.0
The LR4U crew hits the road and finds ourselves in Nipomo, CA at the famous Jocko's Steakhouse. There is nothing fancy about this place just good ole customer service and some damn good steaks. We will leave you with a couple of pictures of their full rack of ribs and their spencer steak. It's ok… Continue reading Road Trip!!!
Since Breakfast is the most important meal of the day we thought we'd give Farm Fresh Bowls a try, come to find out they also have a lunch. Located at 5427 W. Cypress on the west side of Visalia you will find this little gem. It is a very small place with a long line… Continue reading Farm Fresh Bowls
The LR4U crew along with Stan have found the perfect treat when it's hot outside! Rita's Italian Ice and Frozen Custard, located in the Racho Viejo shopping center on west Walnut Ave. and Akers St. Yes...we are only slightly obsessed! Check out a few of our favs. What is your fav from Rita's? A few… Continue reading Rita’s Italian Ice
A lunch text from Stan: Hungry? The LR4U crew: Yup! The LR4U crew heads out to El Rosal for this review. El Rosal has two location, one on south Mooney Blvd. and the other on west Noble Ave. To give you an honest review we paid a visit to both locations. At both locations we… Continue reading El Rosal- 3 Stars
If you live in or around Visalia you've either experienced or heard of the Vintage Press, VP as most call it. Telling from the cars in the parking lot this place looks expensive. Well the LR4U crew didn't let that discourage us so we paid the Vintage Press a visit or two. On our first… Continue reading Vintage Press- 2.6 Stars
Shiny on the outside, could use some TLC on the inside. The LR4U crew took a trip back in time and doo whooped into this shiny diner by the name of Dimples, located on east Main Street. Pulling up you are blinded by the chrome finish of the exterior. This place resembles a 1950's Airstream… Continue reading Dimples Diner- 2.5 Stars
Who is the LR4U crew? A group of friends that enjoy the social aspect of wining (we enjoy beer & cocktails) and dining. We live in and around the City of Visalia and believe in supporting local businesses. As we sat at different restaurants over the past few years, we found ourselves chatting (critiquing really) about… Continue reading Who is the LR4U Crew?
A Crossfit workout or Chicken Fried Steak for breakfast? Tough decision, I think we will sit this one out and watch through the window. Let's grub!!! Hidden in the industrial part of Visalia the LR4U crew visits The Cafe on Shirk St. It's hard to drive past this place on the weekend without noticing all… Continue reading The Cafe- 3.75 stars